There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$100 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$32 - $46

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Paris, Paris 099 / ...

$30 - $55

Rideshare  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Basel to Paris 355.7 miles

$38

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Paris 355.7 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Mulhouse to Paris Orly  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

$74 - $325

Fly Basel to Paris CDG  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

$60 - $286

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Paris is to rideshare which costs SFr 38 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Paris is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs SFr 70 - SFr 330.

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The distance between Basel and Paris is 413 km. The road distance is 569 km.

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The train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 3 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Paris, France?

TGV operates a train from Basel to Paris every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Basel to Paris every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Basel to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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